S01 E61 - Mark Urban on the Parachute Regiment in WW2

Aspects of History by Oliver Webb-Carter
This week I have Mark Urban onto the pod. Newsnight presenter, historian, journalist and broadcaster, his new book Red Devils is just out. We chat about the Paras in WW2, and deal with booze and fighting, Operation Market Garden, the creation of the regiment and how he juggles writing and the TV work.Mark Urban LinksRed Devils: The Trailb  ...  See more
Nov 05 2022
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